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Epergnes and Other Things: Elements of the Victorian Dinner Table with Etiquetteer Robert B. Dimmick

September 26, 2023, 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM (US Central)

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The 19th century saw many innovations in what people used on their dinner tables — and how they behaved around them, too. In conjunction with Extravagant Dining: Glass Epergnes from the Collection of Dorothy Todd Kent, join etiquette expert Etiquetteer Robert B. Dimmick and curator Adrienne Gennett discussing how a Victorian dinner party would have been conducted and the many interesting things that would have been used.


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